Pm981a
HyperXSHSS37A/240G
  

Release date ≈ Q2 2019.

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Controller: Phison PS3110. NAND Memory: Toshiba A19 MLC. Release date: Q2 2015.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 29,944 user samples
616 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 344% 420GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 162% 574GB free (System drive)
Poor: 162% Great: 344%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 1026
29,328 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 109% 55GB free
Worst Bench: 59% 63GB free (System drive)
Poor: 59% Great: 109%
SPEED RANK: 307th / 1026
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
251 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+186%
87.8 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
1709 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+293%
435 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
1636 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+319%
390 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
52.3 MB/s Hugely faster random read.
+100%
26.1 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
100 MB/s Much faster random write.
+31%
76.3 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
1333 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+344%
300 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
66.1 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
+97%
33.6 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
1354 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+328%
316 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
2553 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+402%
509 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
2383 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+381%
495 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
63.9 MB/s Hugely faster peak random read.
+100%
32 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
146 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+30%
112 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
1869 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+422%
358 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
86.8 MB/s Hugely faster peak random mixed IO.
+105%
42.3 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
1740 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+265%
477 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 26,504,722 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.02 % 0.1 % Hugely higher market share.
+400%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 69 % Much more popular.
+38%
Age
Newest
12+ Months Hugely more recent.
+80%
61 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
1345 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+274%
360 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
1155 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+213%
369 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
4,059 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+235%
1,210 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
1238 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+577%
183 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
864 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+176%
313 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
578 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+104%
283 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
797 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+770%
91.6 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
1TB 240GB
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The 240GB Kingston HyperX Savage sports a Phison PS3110 controller. This marks a welcome departure from Kingston's use of Sandforce 2281 controllers and for the first time in years gives Kinston a shot at competing in the enthusiast/performance segment of the SSD market. Comparing the HyperX Savage and Fury shows that the new Phision controller has an effective speed that is around 40% faster than the Sandforce based Fury. But then comparing the similarly priced OCZ Vertex 460a and Savage shows that, although the overall effective speeds are similar, the Vertex has three times faster 4K Mixed IO speeds. The HyperX Savage is very good for typical consumer use but power users with more demanding I/O loads should probably look elsewhere. [Jun '15 SSDrivePro]

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